Boost Your Beauty Sleeps with these Night Treatments

While we all rave about our skin care routine, nightly skin care routine and treatments are one of the most important time of the day where our skin gets the most benefits from the products we use, it’s when the beauty products penetrates deep in our skin while we’re at the least exposed to an array of environmental aggressors. Here are some of night treatments you need to try this season that feels weightless but adds enough moisture to remove any dry or tight feeling from skin.Very excited to share the newest addition of It Cosmetic’s Confidence range Confidence in Your Beauty Sleep Skin-Transforming Pillow Cream Moisturizer ($68.00). This is a night-time moisturizer that works toward to improve fine lines, wrinkles, dryness and loss of firmness with in 7 use. Its formulated with ingredients such as Drops of Light Technology™, Collagen and Hyaluronic Acid that works together to brighten, color correct and diminish the appearance of fine lines while plums the over all look of the skin at the same time. incorporating the Confidence in Your Beauty Sleep Skin-Transforming Pillow Cream Moisturizer into your daily nightly skin care routine for a month and you’ll see how comforting and nourishing feel it has on skin. It Cosmetics uses MemoryBounce Technology to prevent product transfer while looking in previously applied skin care for maximum results. It has Anti-Aging Armour Rejuvenating Concentrate  to support skin. Its designed for all skin textures.As a over night mask lover the White Lucent Overnight Cream & Mask ($129) from Shiseido is one of the most softest creams that gets into the skin immediately, I personally love to apply a thick layer just two hours before going to the bed this way it really keeps the skin hydrated while it slightly gets enough time to penetrate under layer of skin while you’ll have enough hydration to take you though the night. Skin feels supper soft and plum in the morning and much brighter by every day. This brightening mask does give skin a really fresh glow when you use it overnight. I found its super lightweight with a gel like texture that almost feels like water. The ingredients like  ReNeura Technology+™ and SAKURA-Bright Complex helps skin self-repair damage and promotes brightening overnight. This does carry a high amount of alcohol – Sd Alcohol 40-B (Alcohol Denat.)%MCEPASTEBIN% which may not be suitable for all skin types. For me I was able to tolerate it twice a week. Night Oils are something traditionally I gravitated towards over the years especially during the transition time (from summer to fall and from winter to spring), and L’OCCITANE launches the Immortelle Reset Overnight Reset Oil-In Serum ($78.00) which is an amazing formula to help skin look reset overnight. It’s a night serum treatment that has 8 patents-pending*, comprised of a powerful trio of botanical ingredients, such as Marjoram Extract, Acmella Oleracea Extract, and Immortelle Essential Oil that gets into the skin immediatly and helps with fine lines, wrinkles, dullness and undeven textuer. You can easily follow along with your other skincare routine with this serum since it sinks into the skin immediately without feeling heavy or sticky. You can see an overall results in just 7 days.Here is something new Retinol Youth Renewal Night Cream ($107.00) from Murad that is a little on the intense side for those who need a little more than hydration and firmness. This one is a nurturing retinol night cream that improves the look of fine lines and wrinkles as well as loss of firmness and elasticity. This one is formulated with Retinol Tri-Active Technology which helps fight deep wrinkles and even out the skin tone while it adds a nice radiance to all over complexion for a youthful look. The texture is soft and light and sinks into the skin immediately without any heavy or sticky feeling at all. With this one you really get to see skin improve over time while its super gentle on skin.

To get that Retinol game to another level here is the Avocado Melt Retinol Sleeping Face Mask from Glow Recipe. This isn’t like you’re regular overnight mask. This one is a little richer in texture with an encapsulated retinol formula that nourishes the skin with the matter of days for a more even skin tone. And while it improves the look of any kind damage that have been caused by daily exposure to pollutants. The formula is also enriched with rich antioxidants such as Vitamin E and Vitamin C which helps with wrinkles and fine lines over time. You can layer this one on top of your nightly skin care to create a super effective nightly skin care cocktail which you wake up with baby soft skin in the morning.   


Press samples provided and courtesy of Glow Recipe, Shiseido, Loccitane, Murad and It Cosmetics.




As you all know by now that I always have been impressed by Bioderma’s products. I first discovered Bioderma products in the beginning of the year 2015 by purchasing the Bioderma’s Sensibio H2O makeup remover and since then I have fallen in love with several of their products from the line. I’ve found that Bioderma serums and moisturizers to be gentle for my sensitive skin but effective enough to make a visible difference in overall texture of my skin. I have been a huge fun of their Hydrabio Serum reviewed here and recently Bioderma have added two new additions to their Hydrabio line Hydrabio Creme (C$29.50 for 50 ml) and Hydrabio Gel-Creme (C$ 29.50 for 40 ml). These are a great way to add radiance to the skin and boost the hydration of the skin, and it’s always good to know that they have been designed for sensitive skin. Both have apple seed extracts which allows water flow within the skin and vitamin E which helps to protect the skin from oxidative stress and the ageing process. All of Bioderma’s products have been well priced and are always available at your nearest convenient store.


First up is the Hydraio Crème which comes on 50 ml pot is a rich and with creamy texture, this facial crème specifically designed for sensitive dry to very dry skin. It’s a very rich crème which nourishes skin immediately and offers softness and comfort for dehydrated complexion. I love how there is a little fresh and light fragrance scent. The Hydrabio Crème has active ingredients of the Aquagénium® patent which deeply penetrate through the layer of the skin for intense radiance. I have been using the Hydrabio Crème for 3 weeks now and my skin have been so pleased with the amount of hydration it provides.


Next up is the Hydrabio Gel-Crème is designed for sensitive normal to combination skin. It’s a gel based crème which has a very smooth texture that absorbs nicely into the skin. It has been really good for my dry skin even though it has a supper light texture. I fell it lasts nicely all day without making my skin feel greasy. There’s a fresh and light fragrance scent with this one as well, it’s not heavy and it truly feels weightless on skin. I like the tube-pump packaging which makes it a simple no-fuss kind of moisturizer. I love these light weight formulas to use during the hot and humid summer days and this makes a great base for your foundation without layering products.

Overall I have been really pleased with these new additions to the Hydrabio line. Both worked well with my skin and if you’re some one who’s looking for a drugstore product this is definitely some thing to keep in consideration.